Committee: Education Abroad Regulatory Practice (EA RP) Committee
Position: CAL Subcommittee Liaison
Term Dates: Two-year term, renewable for one term (maximum of 4 years)
The CAL Subcommittee of the EA RP Committee is charged with developing relationships with visa officers at international consulates in the United States to clarify visa and immigration procedures and to assist education abroad colleagues in the field of international education.
The CAL Subcommittee is seeking members to liaise with visa officers in consulates of Italy, France, Spain, and the United Kingdom. Additional liaisons to assist with visa questions for regions in the rest of the world are also needed. The consular affairs liaison will be appointed by the chair of the subcommittee in consultation with the country coordinator.
The focus of these relationships will be mutual assistance. NAFSA staff will work with the subcommittee chair and the country coordinators to establish contacts with embassy staff in Washington, DC, with whom subcommittee members can liaise on visa and immigration issues.
Position updated August 2021